Announcements for Sunday, May 2, 2021

May is Family Month. Throughout the month of May, we will highlight some families in our congregation. Worship with us on Sunday mornings at 10 a.m. and meet our Family Month Families. Today we introduced the Keaton Family.

The May Issue of The Epistle is available in this week’s eblast.

The time to order T-shirts has been extended to May 7! We have sizes for men, women, and youth. Purchase your shirt on the church website or you may order direct from the vendor Custom Ink, by phone, at 1-800-293-4232. You will need a credit card to purchase and the email address, jsmbrandon@aol.com, to identify your purchase as Nineteenth Street. For those that are receiving the church survey in the mail, a t-shirt order form will be included. The shirt will be shipped to you! Order today!

Tuesday Virtual Bible Study has resumed. Join us on Zoom at 7 p.m. The new Bible Study series is entitled “After the Resurrection: The Call to Discipleship.” Pastor Roberts and Dr. Cheryl Coleman Hall will lead us through this series. Join here:

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Thursday, May 6 is the National Day of Prayer. The 2021 Theme is Lord Pour Out Your Love, Life, and Liberty. The scripture is 2 Corinthians 3:17, Now the Lord is the Spirit, and where the Spirit of the Lord is, there is liberty.” To find out more visit: https://www.nationaldayofprayer.org/


Senior Ministry presents
Straight Up Stretch with Patina.

Join the Senior Ministry’s 6-Week Straight Up Stretch with Patina on Saturdays from 1-2 pm on: May 8 and 22; June 5 and 19. You will need comfortable workout clothes, a yoga mat, a bottle of water, a towel, and a sturdy chair. To register for Straight Up Stretch with Patina visit the church website, 19thstreetbc.org.

Inviting Men to join the Men’s Ministry on Saturday, May 15 at 9 a.m. for a spring clean-up service day. The Men will assist the Board of Trustees with sprucing up the church grounds. We will be outside and mindful of distancing as we help maintain our property. Bring your work gloves, a rake, or favorite yard tool and join the fellowship.

Trustee Rally Sunday is May 16. Plan to join us to hear of the various goals the Trustees have accomplished and those they will begin.

Global Missions Ministry and VillageMed. Please visit the church website, 19thstreetbc.org, for information on how you can make a donation, and please view the various “thank you” gifts that are being offered. Check the website also for our upcoming Silent Auction and other Haiti Walk 5K events. Let us Finish Strong in our last Haiti Walk 5K year and put our Carbon Footprint in Haiti!!  In Christ’s Service, Sister Phillis Walls Cooke, Global Missions Ministry Leader.

You may still make a donation for Women’s Day.

Congratulations to Pastor Roberts on being reappointed to Mayor Muriel Bowser’s Interfaith Council. He will be sworn in on Tuesday, May 4.

Congratulations to Rev. Troy Denson who has been inducted into the Triple-A National Honor Society at Boston University.

Congratulations again to Rev. Leslie Wiley who was ordained during last Sunday’s Women’s Day Service.

A Thank You

To Rev. Dr. Darryl Roberts, Ministerial Staff, Board of Deacons, Officers, Men’s Choir, and the Nineteenth Street Baptist Church Family,

We wish to express our sincere gratitude to you for your outpouring of love, sympathy, and support at the passing of our mother, Mrs. Freddie Dixon Williams Lindsay. Your phone calls, cards, kind words, and many prayers have helped us through a very difficult period. The gifts and condolences were so numerous, it would be difficult to acknowledge each and every one. I would like to send a special thank you to Brother James and Deaconess Brenda Tolbert for their assistance in issuing the announcement of our Mom’s passing. May God continue to bless you all!  Brother Ronald and Sister Sheila Williams.

Arena Stage is offering Free Walk-in Pfizer Vaccines to all District of Columbia residents, age 18 and older. Vaccinations will be given Thursday through Sunday, 8 a.m. until 12 pm. and in the afternoon from 1 p.m. until 5 p.m. Arena Stage is located at 1101 6th Street SW, Washington, DC, 20024. The phone number is 202-488-3300.

Let us know when you have been fully vaccinated against the covid-19 virus and we will add your name to our vaccinated list. Send an email to office@19thstreetbc.org to let us know.

Announcements for Sunday, April 25, 2021

Welcome to Women’s Day!  The “Messenger of the Hour” is our own Minister Leslie A. Wiley. The theme for Women’s Day is “Twenty-first Century Women of Faith Walking in Power, Love and Discipline” with scripture reference 1 Timothy 2:2-4. We welcome your Women’s Day donation. You may use any of our online giving options, the Women’s Day envelope in your offering envelope packet, or any envelope on which you have written “Women’s Day” and forward by mail to make your donation.

This is the last week to get the T-shirts with the church logo at a super low price. You may purchase your shirt on the church website or you may order direct from Custom Ink, by phone, at 1-800-293-4232. You will need a credit card to purchase and the email address, jsmbrandon@aol.com, to identify your purchase as Nineteenth Street. You don’t want to miss getting your T-shirt at this super low price. Act now!

Check Your Email. The Emergency Management Team has begun sending out the Church Reopening Survey. Members for whom the church has an email have already received the survey. Check your inbox for surveys@nineteenthstreetbc.org and return it by May 3. For members whom we do not have an email address, mail surveys should be received this week. We encourage everyone to complete and return the survey as soon as it is received. It only takes 5 minutes to complete. Your responses will help us make informed decisions about when and how to proceed with in-person services.

Tomorrow, Monday, April 26 is The Communications Ministry’s second workshop. It begins at 6:30 p.m. We look forward to a representative from each ministry or organization joining us to learn about the tools and processes for improving communications and how the Communications Ministry can help. Please register today for the workshop by sending your name and contact information or questions to Communications@19thstreetbc.org.

Tuesday Virtual Bible Study has resumed. Join us on Zoom at 7 p.m. The new Bible Study series is entitled “After the Resurrection: The Call to Discipleship.” Pastor Roberts and Dr. Cheryl Coleman Hall will lead us through this series.

Join our 15-minute Wednesday Noon Prayer Call. In 15 minutes, you can connect with your church family during your lunch break and energize your day. The call-in number is 605-472-5349. The access code is 348952#.

The Food Pantry will distribute Food Boxes this Thursday, April 29 from 10 a.m. until 1 p.m.

The next Relax, Relate, Release Virtual Community Gathering is this Friday, April 30 at 7:30 p.m. See the weekly eblasts and the church website for details.

May is Family Month. Throughout the month of May, we will highlight a few of the families within our congregation. Worship with us on Sunday mornings at 10 a.m. and meet our Family Month Families.

On Sunday, May 2 at 9 a.m., Pastor Roberts is the guest preacher for the 103rd Church Anniversary of Mount Pleasant Baptist Church, To connect to Mount Pleasant, the links are Facebook:  facebook@mpbcdc; YouTube:  youtube.com/mpbcdc1; Twitter: twitter@mpbcdc.

Senior Ministry presents Straight Up Stretch with Patina. Did you know that stretching can both energize you and relieve you of mental and physical stress, loosen your muscles, increase your body’s mobility and range of motion, help alleviate soreness and keep your body in correct alignment? Join the Senior Ministry’s 6-Week Straight Up Stretch with Patina on Saturdays from 1-2 pm on May 8 and 22; June 5 and 19. You will need comfortable workout clothes, a yoga mat, a bottle of water, a towel, and a sturdy chair. To register for Straight Up Stretch with Patina visit the church website, 19thstreetbc.org.

Inviting men to join the Men’s Ministry on Saturday, May 15 at 9 a.m. for a spring clean-up service day. The Men will assist the Board of Trustees with sprucing up the church grounds. We will be outside and mindful of distancing as we help maintain our property. Bring your work gloves, a rake, or favorite yard tool and join the fellowship.

Global Missions Ministry and VillageMed are grateful to you for your most generous donations during our Virtual-a-Thon Haiti Walk 5K Kickoff on April 10. Your ongoing donations move us a step closer to the building of a Pediatric Clinic in Haiti a reality. Please visit the church website, 19thstreetbc.org, for information on how you can make a donation, and please view the various “thank you” gifts that are being offered. Check the website also for our upcoming Silent Auction and other Haiti Walk 5K events. Let us Finish Strong in our last Haiti Walk 5K year and put our Carbon Footprint in Haiti!!  In Christ’s Service, Sister Phillis Walls Cooke, Global Missions Ministry Leader.

Church Family, the Evangelism Ministry is looking for Members. If evangelism is your strength and you would like to serve as a member of this ministry, please contact the church office to leave your name and a contact number.

Let us know when you have been fully vaccinated against the covid-19 virus and we will add your name to our vaccinated list. Send an email to office@19thstreetbc.org to let us know. Hope you noticed the scroll of vaccinated members for April.